GO Brooklyn: The Brooklyn Paper#8217;s essential guide to the Borough of Kings

The definitive family guide to Halloween in Brooklyn

Event: Trick-or-treating is just the start of Halloween festivities in Brooklyn. To get into the spooky spirit, has collected the most haunted houses and the freakiest festivals. Comment
Nightlife: As trick-or-treaters hit the hay after crashing from the sugar high, grown-ups seize the moment for a night of boozy, late-night shenanigans dressed to invoke their wildest fantasies. Comments (7)

Gilbert Gottfried shows his range

Checkin’ in with: The controversial comic checks in with The Brooklyn Paper before his Oct. 30 show at the Bell House. Comments (2)
Books: Members of the Bushwick Book Club don’t just sip wine and discuss the literature, they sing about it. Comments (9)

Bartoonist finds Bushwick bar where everyone knows your name

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator Bill Roundy finds a watering hole filled with friendly regulars and cheap beer in cans. Comments (8)
A macabre mafia rules the roost in a new play where a throng of ghoulish, risen-from-the-dead raver-girls lead the audience from scene to scene throughout the building, serving cocktails (yes, cocktails!) as the story unfolds. Comment
Taking your civic duties seriously is one thing, but you should never let them go to your head. Comment

Cartoonist fights real villain: boredom

Books: A Prospect Heights artist has a simple question for the comic book industry: why so serious? Comment

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